A loan of $1,175 helped purchase of seasonal clothing, t-shirts, and sweaters.


Zukhra's story

Zukhra K. was born in 1983. She has been an entrepreneur for five years and currently trades in men’s clothing. She works out of a shop named Nargis at the Shokhmansur market in the city of Dushanbe. Her inventory includes a large variety of men’s summer and cool-weather t-shirts, as well as cotton and knitted jerseys manufactured in China and Turkey. She buys her wares from suppliers in China and Turkey and dreams of traveling to their cities to make purchases. Zukhra found out about the Kiva program from friends who had also participated and she wishes to take out a loan in the amount of $1175 (4000 somoni) to expand her business.

Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Joyce .


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